Illustrations of project streams
Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots

A.P.E. Fund

Making a difference for Animals, People and the Environment.
Check out this year’s Roots & Shoots community projects.


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Native Wild Plant Nutrition

Map pinLondon, Ontario

Native Wild Plant Nutrition
• To Create a Native Plant Trail
• Craft a Trail Guide
• Write a Wild Nutrition course curriculum
• Create and share native plant food recipes from this endangered bioregion
• Formulate native herbal medicines

Youth Earth Steward

Y – Youth
E – Earth
S – Stewardship

Project stream

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development1 – No poverty2 – Zero hunger3 – Good health and well-being4 – Quality education5 – Gender equality6 – Clean water and sanitation8 – Decent work and economic growth9 – Industry, innovation and infrastructure10 – Reduced inequalities11 – Sustainable cities and communities12 – Responsible consumption and production13 – Climate action14 – Life below water15 – Life on land16 – Peace, justice and strong institutions17 – Partnerships for the goals

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots

Do great things in your community.

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots began in 1991 when Dr. Jane met with 12 Tanzanian high school students who wanted to tackle urgent problems in their community. Since that meeting, Roots & Shoots groups have multiplied many times over and can now be found in nearly 100 countries around the world. Wherever there’s a group, young people are making change that benefits animals, people and the environment.

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